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Today's News

  • Thorobreds soccer drops match at St. Patrick and home tilt with Rowan

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Thorobreds traveled to Maysville, Thursday, to match up with the Saints of St. Patrick.  The game, which was played with only two officials, had some calls which were questioned by both teams, likely due to the absence of one official.  
    The Breds got on the board first when Jacob Walker threw the ball into the middle and Cameron Kinsey scored a beautiful goal with a header.  

  • Fillies remain undefeated with wins over Brossart and Fleming

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Fillies volleyball team pushed its undefeated record to 27-0 with a road win at Bishop Brossart Tuesday night.  The Fillies bested Fleming County, last Thursday, in straight sets on the Hilltop, before traveling north on Tuesday.
    Tuesday started with the Harrison County junior varsity winning in straight sets.  The junior varsity team, who has rebounded from a mid-season slump, took the Mustangs 21-12, 21-8. 

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Sara Riley Ewalt, Aug. 23, daughter of Leslie and Zach Ewalt; Ian Lawrence Lovelace, Aug. 1, son of Amanda and Larry Lovelace; Lily Kathryn Jones, Sept. 13, daughter of Jeff and Marsha Jones; Morgan Jo Petitt, Sept. 14, daughter of Felicia Wiglesworth and Eddie Petitt Jr.; Jaslyn Brooke Pinson, Aug. 23, daughter of Randall and  Tammy Pinson.
    Seldon Renaker Inn, 113 S. Walnut Street, is now open for business as a full service Bed & Breakfast.

  • Animal Shelter Adopt-A-Thon
  • HCHS Class of 1962
  • Reunions

    HCHS CLASS OF 1964
    The Harrison County High School Class of 1964 will be having their annual get-together on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 6 p.m. at Biancke’s. This annual event is an informal time to catch up on activities of class members. The meal will be soups (chili and potato), salad, sandwiches, tea and dessert and will cost each person $10. We need to get a count so if you plan to attend, call Ruth Ann Florence Wilson at 859-588-0760 or Donna Navarre at 859-234-1528.
    If you have questions, call Ruth Ann or Donna.

    COURTNEY

  • Stray seed, hybrids and the mighty Hubbard squash

    I remember meeting a woman at the State Fair years ago that brought in a similar bag of tiny tomatoes. She said the plants were popping up here and there in the garden, not like anything she had ever planted.  
    There is a variety of teeny-tiny tomatoes called red currant tomatoes, but likely her diminutive crop is a cherry tomato hybrid from years past that had reverted back to the wild.  

  • Cynthiana-Harrison County-Berry Joint Planning Commission
  • Construction begins on bridge replacement

    COVINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 29, 2017) - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 6 would like the public to be aware of the following condition and/or operation that is being reported for highways in District Six.  Motorists should be aware of possible delays or lane closures on the following project:
    Robinson Union Road – 3.9 mile marker. A bridge replacement project has begun on Robinson Union Road over Curry Creek. The existing road and bridge will remain open to traffic during construction with an estimated completion date of late spring 2018.

  • HMH recognized for promoting organ, eye, tissue donation

    Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) was among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized for promoting enrollment in state organ donor registries in a national campaign sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The campaign has added more than 400,000 donor enrollments to state registries nationwide.